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  1. E.U. to Publish Details of Probe Into Amazon's Luxembourg Tax DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Re/code

    European Union antitrust regulators will publish details Friday of their investigation into online retailer Amazon's tax-minimizing arrangements with Luxembourg. The European Commission, which made the announcement on Thursday, opened its investigation in October, making the U.S. company the latest global firm to have its tax practices assessed by the EU.

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  2. Lack of information increases depression risk in people recovering from strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Medical News

    ... contributes to their depression. This is the result of a new study from health sociologists of the University of Luxembourg. Depression can worsen existing problems like reduced mobility or damaged mental faculties and harm a patient's capability to ...

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  3. Luxembourg: The Country with the Highest GDP Per CapitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    What we will see is that that the country benefits from a particularly unusual concatenation of circumstances, and it is the confluence of these circumstances that make Luxembourg so economically successful. As we will discuss later, these are the principles that, generally, lend themselves to high per capita GDPs.

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  4. After a stroke, poor information increases risk of depressionRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... contributes to their depression. This is the result of a new study from health sociologists of the University of Luxembourg. Depression can worsen existing problems like reduced mobility or damaged mental faculties and harm a patient's capability to ...

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  5. Leasinvest Real Estate signs sales agreement for Phase 2 of Canal Logistics in Neder-over-HeembeekRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... invests in high quality and well-located retail buildings, offices and logistics buildings in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in Belgium and in Switzerland. At present the real estate portfolio of Leasinvest comprises 35 sites of which 18 are located ...

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  6. Kicking off the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU: Juncker Commission travels to RigaRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Member State's government. From 1 January, Latvia will hold the Presidency of the Council of the EU, followed by Luxembourg (July-December 2015), Netherlands (January-June 2016) and Slovakia (July-December 2016). The EU's 28 Member States take in ...

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  7. France's mistake shows taxing wealth doesn't workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... Amusingly, though, it now emerges that while he was mouthing these platitudes, he was, as prime minister of Luxembourg, wooing multi-nationals with secret tax exemptions. The best way to maximize your tax revenue, though, involves neither ...

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  8. [Focus] Birth of the Juncker commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | EUobserver

    Our newsletters are sent in standard text/plain format, we protect your email address and you can easily unsubscribe from the newsletter at any point. Jean-Claude Juncker, a former Luxembourg PM, was nominated by EU leaders after his centre-right party won the most votes in the European Parliament elections - Jean-Claude Juncker's commission had a difficult birth.

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  9. [Focus] The spitzenkandidaten coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... expecting him to get the job, the centre-right faction chose veteran EU politician Jean-Claude Juncker, a former Luxembourg prime minister, to be its forerunner. After that, Schulz along with the Liberal nominee Guy Verhofstadt, set about creating a ...

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  10. [Focus] Yesterday's VIPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... derica Mogherini, Italy's foreign minister, took over from Ashton. Barroso was replaced by Jean-Claude Juncker, a Luxembourg politician and veteran of the EU scene. All three brought a different flavour to the posts. They appear

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  11. 'The Crowd'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Back Stage

    ... Pompidou, Paris; Kanazawa Museum of the 21st Century, Japan; Musee D'Art Moderne de le Ville de Paris; Musee du Luxembourg, Luxembourg; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate Modern, London; Irish Museum of ...

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  12. [Focus] LuxLeaks: An opportunity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | EUobserver

    Our newsletters are sent in standard text/plain format, we protect your email address and you can easily unsubscribe from the newsletter at any point. Just one week into his job as European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker was broadsided by a series of newspaper articles outlining the depth and breadth of corporate tax avoidance schemes in Luxembourg.

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  13. East Asia didn't go to war in 2014. It won't do so in 2015 either. Here's why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... rising power rivals an established ruling power, trouble ensues." In early 2013, the then prime minister of Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker, warned that 2013 was looking dangerously like 1913. The Economist also warned at the end of 2013, "A century ...

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  14. Ex-Anglo Irish official Matt Moran lands job with PwC in LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Independent.ie

    The former chief financial officer of bust Anglo Irish Bank has landed a senior job with controversial accounting giant Pricewaterhouse Coopers . Matt Moran recently joined PwC Luxembourg as a "corporate finance partner", according to a previously unreported statement released in November.

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  15. Latvia assumes EU's rotating presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | B92

    ... - an 18-meter tall Christmas tree that was decorated and placed in the main square of the capital of Belgium. Luxembourg will be the next country presiding over the EU for six months, starting in July. VIENNA -- The Organization for Security and ...

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  16. Will Snap Elections Bring Greece's Syriza into Power?Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... fierce negative campaign, fought not only by New Democracy but by the financial markets and European leaders like Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker and Germany's Wolfgang Schauble, who for some reason feel entitled to tell Greeks how to vote. Then it ...

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  17. Traces of the Cold War echo across Europe: 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    ... hundreds of big-name corporations like Pepsi, IKEA and FedEx had secured secret deals with the authorities in Luxembourg when Juncker was Prime Minister and Finance Minister, saving them billions of dollars in global taxes at the expense of public ...

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  18. Darrell Delamaide's Political Capital: 'Radical' Greece is giving the EU a lesson in democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... well what a wrong election result would mean for Greece and the eurozone." Excuse me? Since when does a former Luxembourg prime minister who facilitated corporate tax avoidance in neighboring countries as a way to further his own country's ...

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  19. cas_muddeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... European leaders to warn about their ascendance, and the new president of the European Commission , the former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker, has not disappointed. Before the European elections of May 2014, eagerly anticipating his ...

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  20. What's more effective at creating jobs and driving investment,...Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... FDI of 3.8% of GDP. The even more notable aspect to this graph are the three outliers: Belgium, Ireland and Luxembourg. These countries have managed to attract spectacular amounts of investment, with Luxembourg attracting an incredible 42.1% of GDP ...

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